Qualcomm Announces Successful Data Calls Using 5G mmWave and Sub-6 GHz Aggregation

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Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. today announced the completion of 5G data calls that successfully combine millimeter wave (mmWave) with FDD or TDD sub-6GHz spectrum by utilizing 5G Standalone (SA) mode Dual Connectivity. Using the 4th-generation Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ X65 5G Modem-RF System and Qualcomm® QTM545 mmWave Antenna Module inside a smartphone form-factor device, Qualcomm Technologies’ engineers first aggregated 5G sub-6 GHz FDD with 28GHz mmWave spectrum, then 5G sub-6GHz TDD with 39GHz mmWave spectrum, demonstrating Snapdragon X65’s ability to aggregate low-/mid- and high-bands … Read more

Qualcomm Snapdragon Sound Technology

Qualcomm Snapdragon Sound Technology

Qualcomm Technologies International, today announced Qualcomm® Snapdragon Sound™ technology, an optimized chain of audio innovations and software designed to provide seamless, immersive audio in, and across, devices including smartphones, wireless earbuds, and headsets. Snapdragon Sound is designed to provide a superior sound experience for consumers while listening to streaming music, communicating on the phone, or wirelessly gaming.  To coincide with this launch, Amazon Music and Qualcomm Technologies also announced a curated Snapdragon Sound Playlist. There are many ways sound quality can be disrupted between users and … Read more

Qualcomm Announces Snapdragon 870 5G

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Qualcomm earlier today announced the Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 870 5G Mobile Platform, a follow-on to the flagship Snapdragon 865 Plus, which features an enhanced Qualcomm® Kryo™ 585 CPU prime core clock speed of up to 3.2 GHz. The new Snapdragon 870 is designed to deliver increased performance across the board for geared-up gameplay with insanely fast Qualcomm® Snapdragon Elite Gaming™ experiences, truly global 5G sub-6 GHz, and mmWave, and ultra-intuitive AI. The Snapdragon 870 5G Mobile Platform is a connectivity powerhouse, … Read more

Qualcomm and Google Announce that Extend Project Treble Android updates on Qualcomm’s Mobile Platforms for four years

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Qualcomm Technologies and Google announced their collaboration to enhance and extend Project Treble with the goal of enabling more devices with Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ mobile platforms to run the latest Android OS.  The enhancements are intended to enable Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) to upgrade their Snapdragon-based devices to the latest Android OS without modifying Qualcomm Technologies’ chipset-specific software and to use a common Android software branch to upgrade devices based on a wide range of Snapdragon mobile platforms across Qualcomm Technologies’ portfolio.  These … Read more

Fully-Featured Intelligent Electric SUV Flagship Hongqi E-HS9 Features Qualcomm C-V2X Solution

Qualcomm® 9150 C-V2X Chipset

Fully-Featured Intelligent Electric SUV Flagship Hongqi E-HS9 Features Qualcomm C-V2X Solution, Creating Premium Intelligent Connected Driving Experiences Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. announced today that the company is working with Quectel Wireless Solutions Co., Ltd. to support intelligent connectivity technologies in Hongqi’s E-HS9 vehicles. The new Hongqi E-HS9 – a full-size intelligent electric sports utility vehicle (SUV) of the Hongqi brand – features the Quectel AG15 module integrated with the Qualcomm® 9150 Cellular Vehicle-to-Everything (C-V2X) chipset solution. It is the industry’s first … Read more

World’s First Commercialization of 5G Sub-6 GHz by Qualcomm and NTT DOCOMO

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Qualcomm Technologies, and NTT DOCOMO, today announced that they have together enabled the world’s first commercialization of 5G sub-6 GHz carrier aggregation (sub6-CA) in Japan, effective immediately, to bring multi-gigabit mobile experiences to DOCOMO customers. Deployment of 5G carrier aggregation, a critical capability in 5G specifications, is enabling customers to now enjoy improved performance on DOCOMO’s rapidly expanding 5G network. Using DOCOMO’s new 5G network and select devices powered by the Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 865 Mobile Platform with the Snapdragon X55 5G Modem-RF … Read more

Qualcomm Snapdragon 888 5G Mobile Platform is here

Qualcomm Snapdragon 888

During the annual Snapdragon Tech Summit Digital 2020, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. introduced its latest flagship Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 888 5G Mobile Platform, which will set the benchmark for flagship smartphones in 2021. This new platform packs industry-leading mobile innovations in 5G, artificial intelligence (AI), gaming, and camera technologies that will transform premium mobile devices into professional-quality cameras, intelligent personal assistants, and elite gaming rigs. Snapdragon 888 with advanced 5G connectivity will redefine today’s mobile experiences to usher in the future of … Read more